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A Spider-Man Publication Timeline

I just found this while doing a little Spidey research. Matt Kuhns over at Modern Ideas created cool little visual timeline for the various Spider-Man publications over the ages. Kuhns posted “Spider-Man’s Tangled Publication-History Web” along with a bunch of fun (very nerdy) commentary, way back in October 2010. Not sure why it took me [...]

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A Few More Marvel Books

With the help of the list Marc sent me, I’ve been moving his placements into order and putting in the remaining Marvel books. I found a couple more on his list and then even more upcoming books on Amazon. Star Comics: All-Star Collection Vol. 1 Star Comics: All-Star Collection Vol. 2 Star Comics: All-Star Collection [...]

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A Defense of Dots at Four Color Process

Four Color Process has posted a fantastic essay/manifesto titled In Defense of Dots: The Lost Art of Comic Books which contains the images I used to make the above animated gif. It’s a great article and should be of interest to many of you collectors. There is definitely an aesthetic draw to printing, paper stock, [...]

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246 More Marvel Books

Here’s the latest batch of Marvel database additions (still none live, but this is for those of you following along with my offline work.) Kumar started me on this track with the Punisher prestige books over at the CBR forums. Then I found Marvel Graphic Novels and Related Publications (A book I hope to find [...]